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Top 15 Countertop Costs, Plus Pros & Cons 2017-2018

If you’re looking to install new countertops in your kitchen, you’re not alone – 95% of homeowners looking to renovate say that “kitchen countertops …

Home Improvement

The New Housing Bubble - This Unique Chart Proves It

<i>By</i> <i>Brian Kehm</i><i>, Financial Research Associate, The Oxford Club</i><p>The housing bubble burst in 2008...<p>But today, it's back in full force.<p>Home prices are …

All You Need To Know About Traditional Shingles

When it comes to deciding the type of roofing material to use, there are several factors to consider. Top on the list should be the quality of the …

Comment on Battle of the Bots: How AI Is Taking Over the World of Cybersecurity by horseshoe7

The software source program image graphic shown in the article above is contextually incorrect for a couple of reasons:1) It is written in C, not …

Artificial Intelligence

Android banking Trojan used Chrome browser vulnerability to infect over 300,000 devices in 2 months

The threat actors operating the malware appear to be only targeting smartphones with a Russian-language interface.<p>An android banking Trojan …

Top 15 Deck Designs Ideas - DIY Outdoor Home Improvements and their Costs

Building a deck expands your living space outdoors. Just think about all the parties you will throw and all the quiet nights you will spend hanging …

Top 15 Shipping Container Homes in US: How Much They Cost

Many people don’t know that shipping containers can be used for more than transporting merchandise. You can actually build residential dwellings and …

Top 10 Home Addition Ideas, Plus their Costs: PV Solar Power Systems, In-ground Swimming Pools, Dormers, Kitchen Extensions More!

Are you in the process of planning a home addition or major remodeling project for your home? If so, it’s imperative to know ahead of time just how …

Why Foam Rolling Is Crucial For Building Muscle

Celebrity trainer Ashley Borden is a major proponent of foam rolling—for her clients, it’s a non-negotiable element of their fitness routine. That's …

Exercise

A hacker only needs 25 minutes to break into your organization’s computer systems, report finds

Let’s say there’s a hacker who wants to worm his or her way into your organization’s computer systems. How long, on average, would it take for the …

15 small bathrooms to see before renovating yours

There is a place in the home where great transformations happen. This is a room that is used to perform ordinary tasks, such as showering, but it …

I'm ready to retire, says Phelps

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - No means no. No amount of cajoling, arm-twisting and pleading by his team mates and swimming fans around the world will make Michael Phelps change his mind about retiring after the Rio Olympics.<p>Michael Phelps reacts after winning the 200m Individual Medley Final. …

Rio De Janeiro

How Frank Abagnale thinks like a con artist to improve security

Frank Abagnale, Jr’s ignominious youth as a clever con artist was made famous in the 2002 movie, Catch Me If You Can, starring Leonardo DeCaprio as a young Frank, but Abagnale, as you might imagine, would rather talk about the life he led after he got caught, went to jail and paid his debt to …

The Top 10 Most Inspiring Manly Mentors

Shares 49<p>Behind all great men, there are great mentors. Through the GDP, I have made so many amazing connections, friendships, and have learned …

Martial Arts

How Millennials Are Changing Design Trends

Home design trends are like fashion— constantly changing. Here we will look at how millennials (who are the up-and-coming home buyers) are beginning …

Home Improvement

Hackers Make the First-Ever Ransomware for Smart Thermostats

White hat hackers have made the first proof of concept for malware that locks a smart thermostat and demands a ransom.<p>One day, your thermostat will get hacked by some cybercriminal hundreds of miles away who will lock it with malware and demand a ransom to get it back to normal, leaving you …

The Most Critical Skills Gap: Cybersecurity

Data breaches are both costly and damaging to a company’s reputation. But there aren’t enough people to fill open cybersecurity positions.<p>We are reaching a new critical shortage in the workforce. In addition to the health care sector’s impending lack of qualified nurses (and enough teachers to …

How can I remove a ransomware infection?

<i>My laptop has been hijacked by the ransomware virus. I really have no files on my computer worth paying for. However, how do I continue to use my computer after it has been hijacked? I did a system restore back to when it came in the box, but the ransom screen still covers my home page</i>. …

Malware

Top 15 Energy Efficient Homes and Eco-Friendly Home Design Elements - Green DIY Home Design Ideas Illustrated!

Most people don’t think about energy efficiency, Eco-friendliness, or environmental considerations when buying or designing and building the house of …

Home Improvement

Why Italy’s housing crisis matters

Seven years after the financial crisis, Italy’s property market has still not recovered. House prices in the country fell 1.2 per cent year-on-year …

Top 15 Amazing DIY Bathroom Design and Remodel Ideas

Your bathroom isn’t just a pit stop room, it’s a sanctuary for relaxation, an oasis of self, and a retreat from reality. The bathroom is not only one …

Top 10 Green Home Improvement Upgrades, Plus Costs & ROI in 2017 - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

This year, homeowners are more focused on renovating their houses rather than buying new. 2017 is continuing to see a hot seller’s real estate …

Home Improvement